Saturday January 05, 1985
US date format: 1/5/1985, UK date format: 5/1/1985
It was Saturday, under the sign of Capricorn (see zodiac on January 5, 1985). The US president was Ronald Reagan (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative), Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Famous people born on this day include Mélanie Bernier and Fabienne Suter.
In that special week of January people in US were listening to by .
In UK by was in the top 5 hits.
The Falcon and the Snowman, directed by John Schlesinger, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1985
while Lincoln by Gore Vidal was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Lucky Luke.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Doctor Who and the Warlord or Bounces.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
Which were the important events of January 05, 1985?
- Mungday (Discordianism)
- Catholicism - Feast day of St. John Neumann.
- The eleventh day of Christmas in Western Christianity, and the Twelfth Night of Christmas in Western Christianity.
- Discovery moves to launch pad for STS 51-C mission
- At the Winter Consumer Electronics Show, Atari introduces the Atari 520ST computer. It features 512 kB RAM, 192 kB ROM including Digital Research's GEM operating system, 640x400 monochrome or 320x200 16-color graphics from a palette of 512 colors, 32 kB screen RAM, MIDI interface, and mouse. Price is US$599.
- Bryan Trottier fails on 9th New York Islanders' penalty shot.
- Robert L Surtees: American Oscar-winning cinematographer...
Which were the top hits in that special week of January 05, 1985?
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Which were the most popular TV Series released in those months?
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Days to next January 05If January 05, 1985 is your birthday you're 35 years, 10 months, 29 days old and you'll celebrate your next birthday in 1 month, 1 day.
Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks?
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What videogames would you be playing back in the days?
Frequently Asked Questions
What day of the week was on January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 the day of the week was Saturday.
What zodiac sign is January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 the zodiac sign was Capricorn.
Who was the US President on January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 the US President was Ronald Reagan (Republican).
Who was the UK Prime Minister on January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 the UK Prime Minister was Margaret Thatcher (Conservative).
Who was the Pope on January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 Pope St John Paul II was leading the Catholic Church.
Which famous people are born on January 05, 1985?
On January 05, 1985 several famous people were born including, Mélanie Bernier, Fabienne Suter, Diego Vera.
Which famous people died on January 05, 1985?
Famous people died on January 05, 1985 include, Robert L Surtees.
What was the number one song in January 05, 1985?
The number one song in the week of January 05, 1985 was Like A Virgin by Madonna in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid in UK.
What were the top hits on January 05, 1985?
The top hits on January 05, 1985 were Like A Virgin by Madonna, Wild Boys by Duran Duran, Sea Of Love by The Honeydrippers in US and Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid, Saving All My Love For You by Whitney Houston, Merry Christmas Everyone by Shakin' Stevens in UK.